Triton College Selects Datatel Colleague and Recruiter to Deliver Significant Efficiencies

Datatel today announced that Triton College, a premier two-year higher education institution, has selected Datatel Colleague ® as its new student information system and Datatel Recruiter™ as its strategic enrollment management solution. Datatel Colleague and Recruiter will allow Triton College to improve its processes, reduce the total cost of ownership of technology and offer better services to both students and staff.

"For the past 30 years, Triton utilized a successful home-grown ERP system, however our current needs now demand a contemporary solution that will provide better services for our students," said Kevin Kennedy, associate vice president of business operations, Triton College. "By unifying our various business processes under Datatel Colleague in a new portal environment, we expect to enhance efficiency in almost every area, including advancement and recruiting. With Colleague's proven record and a strong Datatel user community comprising nearly 50 percent of Illinois' community college system, Datatel was the clear choice for Triton."

Located 14 miles from downtown Chicago, Triton College offers outstanding educational value in a student-centered setting that is rich in academic and cultural resources, career-oriented learning opportunities, and engaging social activities for more than 17,000 students each year.

"We are very pleased to be selected at Triton to better serve their constituents at a lower cost," said John Speer, Datatel President and CEO. "It's very gratifying to see that our continued investments in innovative products and services are compelling more institutions to choose Datatel."